The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 29 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 93 72 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 9.04% 7.21% 4.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.53% 24.16% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 75 59 21
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
326 298 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 31.68% 29.86% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 279 251 107
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Brighton

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Brighton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 138 (91.39%) C#
2 128 (84.77%) .NET
3 101 (66.89%) ASP.NET
4 61 (40.40%) VB.NET
5 57 (37.75%) SQL Server
5 57 (37.75%) Web Services
6 54 (35.76%) SQL
7 52 (34.44%) jQuery
8 46 (30.46%) OO
9 45 (29.80%) HTML
9 45 (29.80%) CSS
9 45 (29.80%) MVC
10 44 (29.14%) JavaScript
10 44 (29.14%) MS Excel
11 42 (27.81%) WCF
12 36 (23.84%) XML
12 36 (23.84%) Microsoft
13 35 (23.18%) Computer Science
14 32 (21.19%) VB
15 30 (19.87%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (19.21%) TDD
16 29 (19.21%) Degree
17 28 (18.54%) .NET Framework
17 28 (18.54%) XSLT
18 27 (17.88%) Web Development
19 26 (17.22%) VB6
20 25 (16.56%) Ajax
20 25 (16.56%) HTML5
21 21 (13.91%) IIS
21 21 (13.91%) Silverlight

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (13.91%) IIS
2 9 (5.96%) CMS
3 8 (5.30%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.66%) Node.js
Applications
1 44 (29.14%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.30%) Intranet
1 8 (5.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (37.75%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (11.92%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 12 (7.95%) Relational Database
4 12 (7.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (7.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (7.28%) SQLite
6 8 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.31%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.31%) Firebird
8 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (12.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (7.95%) Eclipse
3 10 (6.62%) NUnit
3 10 (6.62%) StyleCop
4 9 (5.96%) Subversion
5 5 (3.31%) ReSharper
6 4 (2.65%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.66%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (5.30%) Publishing
2 6 (3.97%) German Language
Job Titles
1 133 (88.08%) Developer
2 82 (54.30%) .NET Developer
3 75 (49.67%) C# Developer
4 40 (26.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (20.53%) Software Developer
6 24 (15.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (14.57%) .NET Web Developer
7 22 (14.57%) Web Developer
8 21 (13.91%) C# Web Developer
9 16 (10.60%) Junior Software Developer
9 16 (10.60%) Senior .NET Developer
9 16 (10.60%) Junior Developer
9 16 (10.60%) Senior Developer
9 16 (10.60%) Junior
10 12 (7.95%) Programmer
10 12 (7.95%) C# Programmer
10 12 (7.95%) Software Programmer
11 11 (7.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (7.28%) WPF Developer
12 10 (6.62%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (84.77%) .NET
2 101 (66.89%) ASP.NET
3 57 (37.75%) Web Services
4 52 (34.44%) jQuery
5 45 (29.80%) CSS
5 45 (29.80%) HTML
6 42 (27.81%) WCF
7 36 (23.84%) XML
8 28 (18.54%) XSLT
8 28 (18.54%) .NET Framework
9 25 (16.56%) Ajax
9 25 (16.56%) HTML5
10 21 (13.91%) Silverlight
10 21 (13.91%) LINQ
11 14 (9.27%) RabbitMQ
12 11 (7.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (7.28%) WPF
13 10 (6.62%) Entity Framework
14 9 (5.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (5.96%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.18%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.93%) Open Source
2 15 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.96%) User Experience
4 6 (3.97%) Replication
5 1 (0.66%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.66%) Video Editing
5 1 (0.66%) W3C
5 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.60%) Windows
2 12 (7.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.46%) OO
2 45 (29.80%) MVC
3 30 (19.87%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (19.21%) TDD
5 27 (17.88%) Web Development
6 21 (13.91%) Mobile Development
7 18 (11.92%) OOP
7 18 (11.92%) OOD
8 17 (11.26%) Scrum
8 17 (11.26%) Software Engineering
9 11 (7.28%) Integration Testing
9 11 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (6.62%) Content Management
11 8 (5.30%) ITIL
11 8 (5.30%) Web Accessibility
11 8 (5.30%) Waterfall
12 7 (4.64%) Data Migration
12 7 (4.64%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.64%) Migration
12 7 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 138 (91.39%) C#
2 61 (40.40%) VB.NET
3 54 (35.76%) SQL
4 44 (29.14%) JavaScript
5 32 (21.19%) VB
6 26 (17.22%) VB6
7 12 (7.95%) Java
8 11 (7.28%) Lua
8 11 (7.28%) F#
9 9 (5.96%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.99%) C++
11 1 (0.66%) Delphi
11 1 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (19.21%) Degree
2 8 (5.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.32%) MCSA
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.32%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.28%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.32%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (23.84%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.96%) Adobe
2 9 (5.96%) OpenText
2 9 (5.96%) RedDot
2 9 (5.96%) Google
3 1 (0.66%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.66%) DevExpress
3 1 (0.66%) Akamai
3 1 (0.66%) ForgeRock
3 1 (0.66%) Remedy
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